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Man Dead In Willington Crash

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(Willington, Conn./CBS Connecticut) - State police are investigating a friday night crash that left one man dead in Willington.

They say it happened a little after eight p.m.

Sixty-year-old Roger Schofield of Willington was driving west on Kuoko Road near the Village Hill Road intersection in town.

Investigators say Scholfield somehow lost control of the vehicle; the roadway curves left along that stretch.

Troopers say Schofield first hit a tree and then a stonewall in the shoulder of the road.

He was rushed by Life Star chopper to Hartford Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Anyone with any information is urged to get in touch with the Troop C barracks of the State Police.

The number there is (860) 896-3200.

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